Bye-Bye Stress, Hello Time Management! Find out how You can Achieve a Less Stress-filled Run Ah, stress. This is one emotion that truckers are very familiar with. Stress is just part of the job in trucking, from tight schedules, pressure from shippers and receivers, maintaining safety (for yourself and others) to environmental stressors like traffic, [...]
Driving Through Fog isn't Fun, but it can be Done You will almost certainly run into a few hazardous situations during your trucking career – specifically with Mother Nature. One of these situations is fog, which obviously makes the very visual job of driving difficult and unsafe. But sometimes, it just can’t be avoided. Check [...]
Since it's Fall, why don't you enjoy a nice bowl of soup! This perfect Steakhouse Soup recipe will warm your bones with delightful flavours and is super easy to make! You can cook it at home, freeze it and bring it with you, or cook it right from your truck. Now, that sounds like the [...]
We extend our thank you to our drivers and owner operators for your hard work, dedication, and sacrifices to get the job done safely. This year has been extra challenging for the trucking industry and have kept store selves stocked through challenging conditions.
Myths that some of us in trucking believe have unfortunate consequences and achieve the exact opposite of what we’d like to happen. Some trucking myths will cost money when we act on unfounded beliefs. Some misconceptions lead to significant safety hazards.
With it being so busy you might have missed some interesting industry news. So, grab a cup of coffee and catch up on what's happening in trucking.
Brake Safety Week is just around the corner taking place from August 22 to August 28, 2021. During the Brake Safety Week, commercial motor vehicle inspectors conduct brake system inspections (primarily Level IV Inspections) on large trucks and buses throughout North America to identify brake-system violations. Properly functioning brake systems are crucial to safe commercial [...]
Are you looking for something to do with the Fam? Look no further! Get your family time in with this list of things to do in August. From exciting festivals, virtual experiences to tasty road trip ideas, you and your family can experience fun activities while creating last memories. Icelandic Festival of Manitoba (Gimli) Dates: [...]
Who doesn't love Taco Salad with beef? This delicious recipe is easy to make right in the truck (with some equipment) or cooked up the beef at home and blend it all together on the road. INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon chili powder 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon onion powder 1 teaspoon smoked paprika [...]
Life on the road can also lead to poor health choices. Eating fast food or truck stop food every day will add inches to your waistline and put you at risk for diabetes, heart disease, and other chronic conditions.